Library as support system for society’s vulnerable

ns-hi-library-852-8colThe author of this article eloquently notes how crucial the library became to her while she was recuperating from the effects of a serious illness. Clarke writes that she has always been a long time supporter of libraries in her native England, but she gained a new level of appreciation when she was isolated from her regular social circles.  She is especially concerned in light of predicted closings in the next few years. The far-reaching value of libraries is once again driven home.

Shira S.

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